PriestleySoundy advises Kathryn Purves as the new CEO of Aztec Group


PriestleySoundy are advising Kathryn Purves on her appointment as the new Chief Executive Officer of Aztec Group and certain ancillary arrangements.

Kathryn, who is the current Group Chair, will succeed Edward Moore as CEO effective 1st April 2023.  Kathryn was appointed as Group Chair in April 2022, having initially joined Aztec Group as a Non-Executive Director in 2020.  Kathryn has previously held a number of executive and non-executive roles within the financial services sector within both listed and privately-owned companies.

Edward, Group founder and CEO, has taken the decision to move into the role of Chair.  In his new role, Edward will remain actively involved alongside the rest of the Board in overseeing the strategic direction of Aztec Group.

Aztec group is the bright alternative in fund and corporate services with dedicated client teams and a focus on alternative strategy asset classes.  Founded in Jersey back in 2001, Aztec group now employs over 1,400 people across five jurisdictions, and manages over €440bn in assets under administration and 450 funds for a wide range of clients, from large institutions and mid-market firms to multi-national corporates.

Carey Olsen (Jersey) are advising Edward Moore and Macfarlanes are advising Aztec Group.

24 January 2023